verb (used without object), wor·ried, wor·ry·ing.
verb (used with object), wor·ried, wor·ry·ing.
noun, plural wor·ries.
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Idioms for worry
Origin of worry
synonym study for worry
OTHER WORDS FROM worrywor·ri·er, nounwor·ri·less, adjectivewor·ry·ing·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for worry
Still, I worry that a simple traffic stop could have tragic consequences.
And the authorities also worry that the December fires are just the beginning.
I wish this was the last time I had to worry about hunger and bombs.Has the Kurdish Victory at Sinjar Turned the Tide of ISIS War?|Niqash|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is a well-documented phenomenon which does not worry specialists.
And I worry that the world will have very mixed feelings about him.Shocking New Reveals From Sony Hack: J. Law, Pitt, Clooney, and Star Wars|William Boot|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"To find out who they are is what is going to worry us," added Benton.The Slayer Of souls|Robert Chambers
Great activity and worry is needless—it is poison to the soul.Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
“Well, don't you worry, Aunt Jane,” said Francis in a hearty voice.Jane Field|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
But we would have time enough to worry about that when we discovered it for ourselves.One Way Out|William Carleton
But this was more the result of worry than of physical wear and tear.The Enemies of Women|Vicente Blasco Ibez